ERIC Number: EJ212816
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Nov
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Discrepancies in CIP: How Serious Is the Problem?
Dowell, Arlene T.
Library Journal, v104 n19 p2281-87 Nov 1 1979
Details a study undertaken to determine the amount and nature of discrepancies between Cataloging in Publication (CIP) entries and Library of Congress copy on a sample of 620 titles. Significant differences occurred on 24.1 percent of the sample. Recommendations are made for closer parity between Library of Congress' CIP Office and cooperating publishers. (SW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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